Thursday, May 24, 2012

Plant Science Lapbook and Unit study

All the Plant activities the Piwi's did in the last few months have finally come together in a (very large) lap book.

Parable of the sower, plant parts, plant observation and plant uses

Science experiment report, Fruit and flowers, Tree parts and types. The space is for Miss K's tree poem

Seed dissection report and diagram, seed types, leaf studies,

Here is a list and the links to of all our activities:

Mini Green House

Stems are plant straws: learning how plants transport water

Organic gardening kit -Growing tomatoes and lettuce

Seed germination experiment 

Community garden nature study

Deciduous and Evergreen tree hunt nature study

Lap book assembly:

Many of the mini books are filled with the activities and worksheets from this book:
It seems to be out of print but it still looks readily available on amazon, alibris and ebay for less than $10. It is full of great resources for plants, animals, the human body, geology, forces...

You can see all of Miss K's hard work in her Lapbook here in the Plant Wrap up
Online Resources:

Parable of the sower resources (including the mini book we used)
Community garden locator for nature studies
Tree shape printable for poems, writing etc
Parts of plant worksheet
TLC Plant activities for kids
Science game for kids -Grow your own plants